The President of the Criminal Chamber of the Supreme Court, Manuel Marchena, has been directed on Wednesday to the President of the Congress of the Deputies, Meritxell Batet, to refer the report on the date of the initiation of compliance with the inchabilitation Special for the right of passive suffrage imposed on the United Kingdom, we can Alberto Rodríguez, with the purpose of making the liquidation of his sentence.
On October 7, the High Court condemned the Former Secretary of Organization of We can for a crime of attacking agents from authority to a month and a half prison, which replaced by a fine of 540 euros. The sentence understood the accessory penalty of special disqualification for the right of passive suffrage and, consequently, the loss of the seat for illegibility.
However, the PSOE and united can be aligned yesterday at the Congress table to allow Rodríguez, he retains his deputy certificate under the report written by the Laws of the Chamber. This decision generated indignation and perplexity in the Supreme when considering the room that was "reinterpreted" the sentence of Him and breaching it.
Now, Marchena moves a file and pounds a trade to the lower house to be able to execute the disqualification penalty of the condemned. Legal sources underline the world that the Supreme needs to execute its sentence - which is firm - and that it supposes the loss of Rodríguez's seat. The trade has been sent to the Congress of the Deputies through the President of the Supreme Court, Carlos Lesmes.
The court responded to the lawyer of the Deputy of We may not be rectified because the fact of replacing the prison sentence for a fine does not exempt the condemnacy of compliance with the accessory penalty. Even so the Congress "did" yesterday "yesterday the will of the Supreme with the votes against the members of PP and VOX at the Table of Congress.
After the written of the Supreme Court, the PP has requested an urgent meeting of the Congress Bureau to "rectify" the decision on Alberto Rodríguez and proceed to the disqualification of the United Kingdom Deputy, reports Álvaro Carvajal.
The spokesman for the PP, Cuca Gamarra, has urged this body to act with "responsibility" to "fulfill and enforce" the laws and judgments of the courts. "Do not fit subterfuges or delays," she tightened, "just execute the sentence" in the "literal" direction in which it is expressed, that is, withdrawing the minutes and ending the continuity of him as a parliamentarian.
The PSOE and united we can have a majority at the Congress table with six of its nine members and decided on Tuesday, not withdrawing the Act to Rodríguez, protecting himself in a report from the Laws of the House that he considered that the penalty had been replaced by a fine . From the first moment, PP, Vox and citizens have alerted that the table was not running the sentence but was making a "reinterpretation" of it.
In parallel, the opposition parties are proceeding with the routes already announced yesterday to get disqualification to be executed. For example, citizens have submitted a writing before the Central Electoral Board to intervene.Updated Date: 20 October 2021, 12:03